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Best Remedies for Every Beauty Problems

Best Remedies for Every Beauty Problems
Best Remedies for Every Beauty Problems

best remedies for every beauty problems

There are many skin and hair related beauty problems which we face regularly. We all know that the usage of cosmetic creams or products will treat the problem but causes some harm to the skin or hair.

So, here are some natural best home remedies that effectively treat your problem in a safe and cost-effective manner. Let’s get started.

Problem – 1: Acne

It is an inflammatory skin problem caused due to clogging of hair follicles / skin pores with dirt, oil, and dead skin cells. It is characterized by pimples, blackheads, and whiteheads.

Remedy – Tea Tree Oil

Tea tree oil has terpinen – 4 – ol that exhibits antibacterial, antifungal and antiseptic properties that kill the acne causing bacteria. It penetrates deep into the skin to unclog the pores and prevents these acne blemishes, blackheads, and acne scars.

Steps to be followed…

  • Pour few drops of 100% pure tea tree oil onto a cotton ball.
  • Dab it on the acne affected areas and leave on for few minutes.
  • Rinse with water and continue this application 3 – 4 times daily.

Note: Or dilute tea tree oil in water or carrier oil or aloe vera gel or honey or yogurt etc., if you’re having any stinging sensation after direct application of tea tree oil on acne.

For more methods using Tea Tree Oil for Acne

Problem – 2: Sunburn

Sunburn is caused due to overexposure of the body to sun’s harmful ultraviolet rays, which results in painful redness, peeling and blistering of the skin, especially on summer season. It has to be treated on time, or else it leads to skin problems like wrinkles, freckles, dark spots, melanoma, scarring, etc.

Remedy – Aloe Vera

Aloe vera has many essential vitamins, minerals, enzymes and other trace elements that allow it to form a protective layer over burned and peeling skin. It also hydrates the skin by holding the moisture levels to prevent the pain and burning sensation.

Steps to be followed…

  • Cut a thick aloe vera leaf and open lengthwise.
  • Squeeze it to extract its gel from the leaf.
  • Apply this fresh gel on the sunburned skin areas using your fingers.
  • Let it sit for few minutes till it dries and absorbed by the skin.
  • Leave it like that or else rinse off with cold water, if you feel sticky.
  • Regular application of aloe vera gel for 2 – 3 times daily will cure the sunburned skin.

Note: Alternatively, use aloe vera juice instead of aloe gel (or) mix aloe vera gel with cucumber or lavender oil or yogurt or vitamin E oil to get quick relief from the sunburn.

Problem – 3: Skin Whitening

Who don’t love the flawless and gorgeous skin? Dark and uneven skin tone is a nightmare for most of the people but due to pollution, harmful sun rays, unhealthy diet, harsh chemical based products, unhygienic skin care, etc. will increase the melamine production in the skin which in turn results in dark discolored skin tone.

Remedy – Gram Flour (or) Chickpea Flour

Gram flour is an excellent remedy that widely used in Asian countries to brighten up their skin tone. It controls the oil secretion and balances your pH levels with its alkalizing property. It exfoliates the skin to remove dirt, dead cells and toxins to replenish the skin and close the opened pores.

Steps to be followed…

  • Add 1 tablespoon of rice powder and 2 tablespoons of gram flour in a bowl.
  • Stir well by adding enough of milk till it forms a fine paste.
  • Apply it all over the skin and leave it on for about 15 – 20 minutes.
  • Wash the area with cold water and dry the skin thoroughly.
  • Repeat the same for 2 – 3 times a week to enjoy with bright and even skin tone.

Note: Or mix any one of these ingredients like rosewater, lemon juice, turmeric, yogurt, tomato, milk cream, egg white, green tea, aloe vera, potato juice, etc. in gram flour to get healthy and bright skin tone.

Problem – 4: Dandruff

Dandruff is a common hair and scalp problem that makes you feel embarrassed to wear any black or dark colored dresses. It is caused due to dry or too oily scalp, sensitivity to hair care products, bacteria or fungal growth on the scalp, unhygienic hair care, etc. will cause dandruff. It results in shedding of dead cells from the scalp with a lot of itching, inflammation and irritation.

Remedy – Lemon

Lemon has antifungal and antimicrobial properties that prevent dandruff-causing fungus. It is used to cleanse the leftover soap, shampoo, excess oil and any chemicals on the scalp causing dandruff. It moisturizes the scalp and shed away the dead cells and thus gives relief from itching and irritation.

Steps to be followed…

  • Add 1 teaspoon of fresh lemon juice in 2 tablespoons of warm coconut oil.
  • Stir well and apply it on the scalp.
  • Massage it gently on all over the scalp and let it sit for an hour.
  • Then after, wrap your hair in a warm towel and leave for another 20 minutes.
  • Finally, rinse off with mild shampoo and conditioner followed by warm water.
  • Dry your hair and repeat it regularly till you cleared dandruff completely.

Note: Or mix lemon juice with any of these ingredients such as witch hazel oil, fuller’s earth, garlic powder, apple cider vinegar, tea powder, fenugreek seeds, baking soda, etc. to get rid of dandruff.

Problem – 5: Dark Circles and Puffy Eyes

Dark discoloration of the skin under the eyes is defined as dark circles, which is caused due to stress, lack of enough sleep, unhealthy diet, age, certain health problems, spending more hours in front of computers, etc. will allow the blue veins beneath the eyes thin and appear as dark circles.

Remedy – Potato

Potato acts as a natural bleaching agent that lightens the skin under eyes. It has catecholase that reduces the puffiness and darkness under the eyes. It also contains essential nutrients, starch and other enzymes that moisture and nourish your eyes to get rid of dark circles and puffiness.

Steps to be followed…

  • Wash a potato and peel it off.
  • Finely grate the potato and refrigerate it for few minutes.
  • Then wrap this chilled freshly grated potato in a cheesecloth or gauze.
  • Now place it over the eyes in such a way that it covers dark circles and puffiness.
  • Wait for 20 – 30 minutes and take it out.
  • Rinse off with cool water and gently dry the area to apply eye care moisturizer.
  • Do the same process regularly to get rid of dark circles and puffy eyes.

Note: Or simply place chilled potato slices or juice on the dark circles or puffy eyes to get relief from the problem.

To know more methods of using Potato for Dark Circles

Problem – 6: Cellulite

Cellulite is caused due to free floating of fat cells just beneath the skin that gives it a dimpled, lumpy look which is similar to cottage cheese. It appears commonly at thighs, hips, buttocks and abdomen.

Remedy – Coffee Grounds

Coffee grounds acts as an excellent exfoliating agent that exfoliates the skin to remove dead cells and thus encourages the new cells growth to prevent cellulite. It tightens the skin to prevent lumpiness and thereby stimulate the lymph and blood flow.

Steps to be followed…

  • Add 3 tablespoons each of organic melted coconut oil and sugar in 1/4 cup of coffee grounds.
  • Stir well and spread it all over the cellulite affected areas of the skin.
  • Massage it gently for few minutes and rinse off after 3 – 5 minutes.
  • Store the remaining mix in a glass container and use it regularly for 3 times a week to clear cellulite.

Problem – 7: Wrinkles

Skin will lose its firmness, moisture and elasticity along with our age, which in turn results in the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. It is caused due to stress, lack of sleep, sun exposure, smoking, less intake of vitamin E, usage of certain drugs and health problems, etc.

Remedy – Vitamin E Oil

Vitamin E has a moisturizing and antioxidant property that moisturizes the skin and fights against the attack of free radicals to prevent the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. It also enhances the production of collagen and elastin that keeps the skin firm and smooth without wrinkles.

Steps to be followed…

  • Clean the wrinkled area with a mild cleanser and lukewarm water.
  • Pat dry the area and puncture 2 vitamin E oil capsules and squeeze out its oil.
  • Apply it on the wrinkled skin and massage it gently in circular motions for 3 – 5 minutes.
  • Let it sit for overnight and rinse off with lukewarm water followed by cool water.
  • Do the same at every night until you get rid of wrinkles from your skin.

Note: Or include vitamin E rich foods like almonds, avocado, papaya, pumpkin seeds, etc. to delay these aging signs.

Problem – 8: Dry Skin

Dry skin is a common skin condition that occurs mostly in the winter season. It is caused due to lack of moisture which in turn leads to tightness in the skin why because the skin was unable to hold it or else the sweat glands are not able to produce the required moisture.

Remedy – Avocado and Honey

Honey is a natural moisturizer that is loaded with antioxidant and humectant properties that lock the moisture in the skin. Avocado is filled with fatty acids, vitamin A & E that repairs and restores the smooth and well moisture skin.

Steps to be followed…

  • Mash a 1/2 part of a ripe avocado and add it to 1/2 cup of raw honey.
  • Stir well and apply it as a mask on the dry skin.
  • Allow it to sit for about 15 – 30 minutes and rinse off with water.
  • Dry the skin gently and apply moisturizer (optional).
  • Repeat the same regularly until you well moisturized your dry skin.

Problem – 9: Yellow Teeth

Everyone wants sparkling white teeth but due to improper oral hygiene, dental problems, intake of excess fluoride levels, weak immune system, usage of tobacco and its products, etc. are damaging the enamel and discoloring your teeth to yellow.

Remedy – Strawberry

Strawberry has astringent property and vitamin C along with malic acid that removes stains, break down the plaque to clean your teeth and make it sprinkle with white color.

Steps to be followed…

  • Cut a strawberry in two halves and sprinkle a little bit of baking soda on it.
  • Start rubbing it on your teeth for few minutes and rinse off thoroughly.
  • Continue the same process regularly to get rid of yellow teeth.

Problem – 10: Chapped Lips

Dryness, cracking, flaking, redness and soreness are symptoms of chapped lips. It happens when the lips were unable to produce natural oils to get well moisturized. It is caused due to dehydration, harsh weather changes, smoking, vitamin deficiency, etc.

Remedy – Rose Petals

Rose petals help you a lot in relieving yourself from this problem. It moisturizes the lips and also enhances its natural color.

Steps to be followed…

  • Wash a handful of rose petals thoroughly in water and soak it in raw milk ( or glycerin) for few hours.
  • Mash the petals to make a fine paste and apply it on your lips.
  • Do the same for 2 – 3 times a day particularly once at night as an overnight process to get rid of dry lips.

Tips and Precautions:

  1. A Healthy diet, regular exercises, proper skin and hair care, drinking plenty of water, avoid usage of chemical based cosmetics or hair care products, etc. will help you to stay fit and healthy.
  2. Make sure to check the ingredient, especially if you’re using it for the first time to know whether it causes any allergic reaction or not before using it.

Try these best home remedies at home and share your experience with us.

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